destine vs doom what difference

what is difference between destine and doom

English

Etymology

From Middle English destinen, from Old French destiner.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdɛstɪn/

Verb

destine (third-person singular simple present destines, present participle destining, simple past and past participle destined)

  1. to preordain
  2. to assign something (especially finance) for a particular use
  3. to have a particular destination

Related terms

Translations

Anagrams

  • deniest, edestin, endites, entised, in steed, steined, tendies, tenside

French

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -in

Verb

destine

  1. first-person singular present indicative of destiner
  2. third-person singular present indicative of destiner
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of destiner
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of destiner
  5. second-person singular imperative of destiner

Anagrams

  • densité, déteins, détiens, étendis

Ladin

Verb

destine

  1. first-person singular present indicative of destiner
  2. first-person singular present subjunctive of destiner
  3. third-person singular present subjunctive of destiner
  4. third-person plural present subjunctive of destiner

Portuguese

Verb

destine

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of destinar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of destinar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of destinar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of destinar

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /desˈtine/, [d̪esˈt̪i.ne]

Verb

destine

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of destinar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of destinar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of destinar.


English

Etymology

From Middle English dome, dom, from Old English dōm (judgement), from Proto-Germanic *dōmaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰóh₁mos. Compare West Frisian doem, Dutch doem, Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish dom, Icelandic dómur. Doublet of duma. See also deem.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /duːm/
  • Rhymes: -uːm

Noun

doom (countable and uncountable, plural dooms)

  1. Destiny, especially terrible.
  2. An undesirable fate; an impending severe occurrence or danger that seems inevitable.
  3. A feeling of danger, impending danger, darkness or despair.
  4. (countable, obsolete) A law.
  5. (countable, obsolete) A judgment or decision.
  6. (countable, obsolete) A sentence or penalty for illegal behaviour.
    • 1874, John Richard Green, A Short History of the English People
      The first dooms of London provide especially the recovery of cattle belonging to the citizens.
  7. Death.
    They met an untimely doom when the mineshaft caved in.
  8. (sometimes capitalized) The Last Judgment; or, an artistic representation thereof.

Antonyms

  • (undesirable fate): fortune

Hyponyms

Derived terms

Related terms

  • deem
  • -dom

Translations

Verb

doom (third-person singular simple present dooms, present participle dooming, simple past and past participle doomed)

  1. (transitive) To pronounce judgment or sentence on; to condemn.
    • Absolves the just, and dooms the guilty souls.
  2. To destine; to fix irrevocably the ill fate of.
  3. (obsolete) To judge; to estimate or determine as a judge.
  4. (obsolete) To ordain as a penalty; hence, to mulct or fine.
  5. (archaic, US, New England) To assess a tax upon, by estimate or at discretion.

Translations

See also

  • doomsday
  • doomsaying
  • damn

Anagrams

  • Odom, mood

Wolof

Pronunciation

Noun

doom (definite form doom ji)

  1. child, offspring
  2. seed

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